The creation of the Redox Biology Center has created additional need for highly motivated individuals to contribute to current research projects.  Employment opportunities are available at numerous levels.

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New! Postdoctoral Research Position - Dr. Limei Zhang Lab (posted 2/8/2017)

Postdoctoral Positions in Molecular Biology and Structural Biology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln NE, USA

Two postdoctoral research associate positions are immediately available for highly motivated scientists in Prof. Limei Zhang‚Äôs group at the Dept. of Biochemistry and the Redox Biology Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA ( The research in the Zhang Laboratory focuses on structure-mechanism relationships of metalloproteins involved in redox homeostasis in bacterial pathogens. Multi-disciplinary approaches are used in the studies, including synchrotron-radiation-based X-ray diffraction, X-ray absorption spectroscopy, molecular biology and computational modeling.  Applicants must have a recent PhD degree (or expected soon) and proven skills and experience in either molecular biology or structural biology. Candidates with excellent communication and collaborative skills are highly desirable. The position offers competitive salary and benefits package.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is located in a vibrant and safe city offering outstanding and affordable quality of life, and numerous multi-cultural and entertainment benefits. The Redox Biology Center is organized as a broad-based interdisciplinary and multi-institutional entity involving researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, and offers supportive and collaborative international environment as well as access to cutting edge proteomics, metabolomics, crystallography, and NMR facilities.  To apply for the position, please submit your curriculum vitae, the names and contacts of three references to:

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